The Mortgage Economic Review for May 2020 summarizes recent Key Economic Indicators, Data, and Events that are important to Mortgage and Real Estate Professionals. The news in April was a relentless bombardment of scary health statistics and ugly Economic Data. I won’t dwell on what you have already heard. Instead, let’s consider the different…

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Mortgage Economic Review March 2020 The March 2020 Mortgage Economic Review summarizes recent Key Economic Indicators, Data,and Events that are important to Mortgage and Real Estate Professionals.   Update: On March 3rd, the Fed did an Emergency Interest Rate cut of 0.50%. The target for Fed Funds Rate is now 1.0% to 1.25%. More information…

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Mortgage Economic Review January 2020 The January 2020 Mortgage Economic Review summarizes recent Key Economic Indicators, Data, and Events that are important to Mortgage and Real Estate Professionals.   Welcome to 2020. Not only is it a New Year, but it’s also a New Decade – the 20s. One hundred years ago started the Roaring…

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Mortgage Economic Review May 2019 Review and Summary of Key Economic Data and Events that affect the Mortgage Business for May 2019 April is typically a stormy month with unpredictable weather and volatile temperature swings. It looks like the  Economic Data has followed this same pattern in the last few months – large swings that…

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Review of Key Economic Data, Indicators, and Events that are important to Mortgage Professionals for November 2018 Halloween has just ended and now it’s time to put away the costumes and pull down the spooky decorations. Speaking of being spooked, let’s take a look at the Stock Market. The Stock Market rattled investors when the…

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Key Mortgage Economic Data, Information, and Indicators for September 2018 It’s September and the summer of 2018 has come to a close. The summer went by fast. Speaking of fast, it was 10 years ago this month that Fannie / Freddie was placed into Conservatorship under the Federal Housing Finance Agency – FHFA. That happened on…

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